historical landmarks

Andy Garcia thrilled about shooting in Mexico


April 14th, 2012 - 12:15 pm ICT by IANS
Miami, April 14 (IANS/EFE) Actor Andy Garcia has said it was wonderful to be able to shoot his upcoming film, "For Greater Glory", amid Mexico's historical landmarks.The feature film, to ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Tendulkar fails to emulate Bradman’s feat (Lead)


March 25th, 2011 - 12:45 am ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, March 24 (IANS) Playing against India, Don Bradman struck his 100th first-class century at the Sydney Cricket Ground in 1947 and Thursday night Sachin Tendulkar could not repay ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Motera eagerly awaits Tendulkar’s 100th century


March 24th, 2011 - 3:24 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, March 24 (IANS) The International Cricket Council (ICC) might have planned a fairytale final for Sachin Tendulkar at his home ground, the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai April 2, ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Nizam’s palace turned Taj Hotel opens


November 4th, 2010 - 10:00 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Nov 4 (IANS) Falaknuma Palace, one of the historical landmarks of Hyderabad and which was once owned by the erstwhile nizams, has been thrown open as luxury hotel.After 10 years of ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Sri Lankan president tours Shimla


June 10th, 2010 - 1:44 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, June 10 (IANS) After wrapping up official talks in New Delhi, Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa Thursday began a one-and-a-half day sojourn in this Himachal Pradesh state capital. "Rajapaksa along with ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Mumbai will take some time to become Shanghai: Patil


May 31st, 2010 - 10:04 pm ICT by IANS
On board Air India One, May 31 (IANS) President Pratibha Patil Monday said Mumbai will take "some more time" to become Shanghai, the metropolis in eastern China which is a flourishing ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Himachal to promote heritage tourism


September 27th, 2009 - 6:42 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Sep 27 (IANS) Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Prem Kumar Dhumal launched an innovative scheme "Har Ghar Kuch Kehta Hai" or "Every House has its own History" on World Tourism Day Sunday ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Kelly Brook goes ‘Skyriding’ to promote bicycles in London


September 21st, 2009 - 3:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 21 (ANI): Kelly Brook took to the saddle to promote bicycles in London recently.She was joined by 50,000 riders on a route across the city's historical landmarks, including Buckingham ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Penguin to sell travel guides at historical monuments


November 23rd, 2008 - 1:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 23 (IANS) Indian tourist spots will now get quality guides and souvenirs through a Penguin India initiative.Penguin India, part of one of the world's largest publishing groups, will begin ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

UAE launches $55 bn environment protection project


April 12th, 2008 - 11:26 am ICT by admin
Dubai, April 12 (IANS) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has launched the $55 billion Mohammed bin Rashid gardens project, WAM news agency reported Saturday. The project, which aims at preserving the environment ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Subscribe